Tag: Claude Giroux

New Jersey Devils v Boston Bruins

Pastrnak scores twice leading the Bruins over the Flyers


Rookie David Pastrnak scored the first two goals of his young career leading the Boston Bruins to a 3-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers Saturday afternoon.

Pastrnak’s second of the game stood to be the game winner.

Chris Kelly had the other Bruins goal while Tuukka Rask made 24 saves for the win. Boston has now won three straight for the first time since mid-November (Nov. 15-21).

Claude Giroux had the lone Flyers goal. With his assist on Giroux’s 14th of the season, Jakub Voracek now has 50 points in 42 games.

With the loss, Philadelphia drops to 2-1-0 on its’ four-game home stand, which concludes Monday against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Steve Mason started the game and made five saves, but was replaced by Ray Emery before the midway mark of the first period after suffering a lower body injury.

Emery made 10 saves in the loss.

Video: Crosby, Giroux give sledge hockey players surprise of a lifetime


Check out a pretty cool clip that’s making the rounds — a bevy of NHL stars (including Sidney Crosby and Claude Giroux) dropping in to play sledge hockey with a few unsuspecting players:

Cool moment, and was pretty clear the sledge guys taught the NHLers a thing or two about the finer points of their game:

For more on the Cruisers sledge hockey program, click here.

Video: Flyers’ Brayden Schenn cut by Wayne Simmonds skate

Brayden Schenn

Just four days after Flyers’ captain Claude Giroux was cut by a skate in Carolina, the Philadelphia Flyers had another close call on Tuesday.

As Wayne Simmonds was falling his skate cut teammate Brayden Schenn, who was already down, in the chin.

Fortunately for Schenn, he was able to get stitched up and return to action.